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Working on the Internet day in and day out forces you to remember different login URLS, passwords and usernames, and occasionally you find a site you want to revisit later because there was information or products that interested you that you may want to share with others. Bookmarking sites in your browser favorites is probably the easiest ways to find places you frequent on a regular basis while at your machine that you work from, but what do you do when you are at another machine?  Social bookmarking sites can help manage this process and let you organize places you frequent or wish to revisit.

How to use Social Bookmarking Sites:

Social bookmarking sites will allow you to store an unlimited number of URLS on the web for you to access later from any computer with an internet connection, most social bookmarking sites make them easy to use and organize places you frequent with a click of a mouse. The granddaddy of book marking sites is this is how they describe their service.

Things you can do with Delicious

Bookmark any site on the Internet, and get to it from anywhere

Instead of having different bookmarks on every computer, Delicious makes it easy to have a single set of bookmarks kept in sync between all of your computers. Even if you're not on a computer you own, you can still get to your bookmarks on the Delicious website.

Share your bookmarks, and get bookmarks in return

If your friends use Delicious, you can send them interesting bookmarks that they can check out the next time they log in. Of course, they can do the same for you. As you explore the site and find interesting users, you can use our Subscriptions and Network features to keep track of the Delicious tags and users you find most interesting.

Discover the most useful and interesting bookmarks on the web

See what's hot with Delicious users by checking out our popular tags. By looking at popular bookmarks for a tag, you'll be able to discover the most interesting bookmarks on the topics you're most interested in. Browse bookmarks on just about anything from the best programming tips to the most popular travel sites, all in an easy to read format.

Some tips on using

Tagging - They give you the ability to "tag" webpages you wish to store with descriptive keywords such as: login banking favorites tools

Bundling tags will make your life easier when using for example to manage logins you frequently use you may tag it as : logins dealership-logins  or logins personal-logins boa-login.  Don't over use tags they will create a mess in your account, also when tagging at remember that tags are space separated and multi word tag should use a "-" or "."

Browser buttons - has made it easy for you save pages by adding a button on your browser to automatically save pages on the fly.  They integrate with the most popular browsers internet explorer, firefox and safari.  (if you are using either of the last two this is probably old news to you)

Network - If you want to share your bookmarks with others they have a networking feature that will you to share sites that you have saved with others.  This feature is great when you bring a new person onto your team as it will give them a simple place to find the site logins that are rutinely used by people in your organization.

There are plenty of other bookmarking sites that you can use besides  You can find them here.  Stay tuned to our tips updates the next one will be about password management and tools you can use to make your life easier.

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